NBA Finals 2017

Cleveland Cavaliers vs Golden State Warriors, Episode 3. In 2015, the Warriors defeated the Cavaliers to win the NBA Finals, 4 games to 2. In 2016, the Cavaliers defeated the Warriors to win the NBA Finals, 4 games to 3. In 2017, who knows what will happen? LeBron James, the best basketball player in the…

My Favorite Sports Teams

Because people are always asking me which teams I root for, I’ve listed my favorite teams below. After you get past the top two or three teams for each of these sports, I really don’t care who wins. Sports are fun, but I work hard to not allow them to become an idol in my…

Six Reasons I Love The Winter Olympic Games

There are lots of reasons to enjoy the Winter Olympics. See if my six reasons are the same as yours. 1. Once every four years, people remember the difference between bobsled, skeleton and luge sleds. Do you know the difference? 2. You realize how these games originated. For instance, biathlon originated when two guys were…

A Prayer for the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympic Games

“Dear Heavenly Father, We are overwhelmed by the beauty of Your creation. When we look at the snow-covered mountains and the crashing waves of the ocean, we are amazed. We pray that Your creation causes people to be drawn to You. Thank you, Lord, for the skills you have given the athletes, and the passion…

Shooting, Skiing & Honoring God

I wanted to share with you the story of one of the athletes that we had the privilege of ministering to in Lake Placid, NY. Her name is Hilary Saucy, and she competes in the winter sport of biathlon: cross-country skiing and shooting. Hear her story in her own words: “Since a young child, I…

One Team, One Family (Part 2)

In Christ, we are all one church, one body, one team, one family. And just like sports teams, every member of God’s team, every member of God’s family, is important. We all grow together and live life together better when we each live up to our God-given potential. Ephesians 4:7-16 (HCSB) 7 Now grace was…